August 27th, 2012
The Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) is fortunate to have some of the world’s most successful export-focused companies as members. Recently, the OCC interviewed Akram Hamid, President and CEO of Dallata Consulting Group Ltd., about what it takes to succeed in today’s global environment.
OCC: Dallata Consulting has won three Ontario Business Achievement Awards. What is the secret to your success? Read the rest of this entry »
August 7th, 2012
To help small and medium enterprises (SMEs) expand their growth into foreign markets, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Government of Ontario, proudly offers the Export Market Access (EMA) program. In an increasingly competitive global economy, the EMA program (a component the Global Growth Fund) helps companies diversify their customer base by sharing the risk associated with export ventures. Read the rest of this entry »
July 23rd, 2012
In June 2012, Vale broke ground on its $2 billion Sudbury “Clean AER” project, ushering in a new chapter in corporate sustainability in Ontario.
The Atmospheric Emissions Reduction (AER) Project will consist of innovative technology to capture sulphur dioxide gases and convert them to sulphuric acid, which will then be sold as an input to chemical and other industries. Read the rest of this entry »
April 18th, 2012
April has been a month of major announcements for OCC’s member GE who is one of Ontario’s renewable energy trailblazers. Wind technology has been a driving force in the company’s expansion, with GE technology being selected for nine projects announced at the start of the month, followed by an additional six this week. The adoption of GE’s performance and efficiency enhancing 1.6-100 wind turbine represents a technological milestone for the province, putting it amongst the global leaders in advanced wind technology. Read the rest of this entry »